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How to Raise Money When Nobody is Investing

How to Raise Money When Nobody is Investing Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1272 days ago
Made Hot by: BusinessBloggerPro on January 31, 2011 12:21 am
Access to capital is the thorn in the side of most growing businesses. “If only I had more money I could…” is a phrase that starts so many conversations with business owners that it could be considered the “entrepreneur’s mantra." This is not whining on the part of business owners; it really is dif Read More

How to Achieve Your Financial Goals

How to Achieve Your Financial Goals Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1276 days ago
Made Hot by: PeaceNLove on January 26, 2011 8:05 pm
What are your goals for 2011? When you think about making goals, do you cringe and roll your eyes, or do you get excited to plan for the New Year? Regardless of the degree of your enthusiasm, you're bound to fail if you don't know the right way to set goals and follow through. Read More

Comparing Competitive Costs – The Way to Win

Comparing Competitive Costs – The Way to Win Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1285 days ago
Made Hot by: Small Business Manifesto on January 15, 2011 12:46 am
This question always seems to vex the non-financial folks: how can I sell it cheap? Top management wants to know: are they the low cost producer—or are we—or who is? Manufacturing and purchasing folks want to know: what target do we need to hit on costs, purchase prices, etc.? And in the very begi Read More
This is a presentation on 10 startup to-dos – things that people should think about when starting a company. Read More

The 5 Most Innovative New Online Business Models in 2010

The 5 Most Innovative New Online Business Models in 2010 Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Online Marketing
From http://www.openforum.com 1636 days ago
Made Hot by: cartermi on January 29, 2010 11:23 pm
As time goes on, one of the more interesting trends that continues to happen with surprising regularity is how frequently new business models and ways of doing business are emerging through social media and online tools. In many cases, these trends are helping to reinvent how businesses sell and consumers buy all kinds of products. For that reason alone, new sites are worth paying attention to no Read More

Great Customer Service Drives Revenue and Profitability

Great Customer Service Drives Revenue and Profitability Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Customer Service
From http://www.instigatorblog.com 1651 days ago
Made Hot by: WayneLiew on January 15, 2010 10:20 am
Too many people look at customer service as a cost center, when it really should be a profit center. I recently read B-A-M!: Delivering Customer Service in a Self-Service World and it’s an important refresher and reminder of the importance of great customer service. Customer support is something I’ve obsessed over for many years. Here are 9 important reminders + revelations from B-A-M. Read More

7 Key Points for Brainstorming Startup Ideas

7 Key Points for Brainstorming Startup Ideas Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Startups
From http://www.instigatorblog.com 1657 days ago
Made Hot by: cartermi on January 9, 2010 4:39 pm
One of my favorite exercises is brainstorming startup ideas with other entrepreneurs. You can gain a lot of value from a fresh perspective. When “pitched an idea” for brainstorming or feedback I tend to go through the same 7 key points and questions each time. Read More

How to Give Employee Performance Reviews Like a Pro

How to Give Employee Performance Reviews Like a Pro Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Human Resources
From http://www.openforum.com 1657 days ago
Made Hot by: hishaman on January 8, 2010 12:35 am
Performance reviews are a key part of developing a great team. Done right, performance reviews can inspire your people to achieve greater heights, get them focused on business goals, and bring out the creativity in them. Read More

Top Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Marketing

Top Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Marketing Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Social Media
From http://www.blogtrepreneur.com 1667 days ago
Made Hot by: nialldevitt on December 29, 2009 11:42 am
Social media marketing does not have to be rocket science. Many people make it more complicated than it is and tend to shy away from it. They know that they should engage, but still fundamentally do not understand the intricacies and as such, they are missing out on a whole new way of communicating with their clients and would-be prospects. Read More

Ask Questions for a Better Bottom Line Next Year

Ask Questions for a Better Bottom Line Next Year Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1674 days ago
Made Hot by: q4sales on December 21, 2009 11:06 pm
It looks like funding has started to loosen up a bit and we may be heading to an uptick for small business owners. But you and you alone, are responsible for ensuring there is enough cash to support your business. So as the year draws to a close, it’s important to take a look back at your business finances and assess what went well and what didn’t work so well to create the foundation for a bette Read More

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